WorkBaltimore Workshops

Criminal Record Expungement     MP3 Audio

Do you meet the criteria for having your criminal charges expunged from your record? Do you want a fresh start with a clean record? If so, attend WorkBaltimore and complete the process through our Criminal Record Expungement opportunity.

Attorneys and professional personal will be on-hand at WorkBaltimore 2018 to help you gain a fresh start through Criminal Record Expungement. Check the online resources prior to attending this opportunity to make sure you qualify and have all of the required information with you.                       

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Resume Critique     MP3 Audio

Does your resume make an impact? Does your resume grab the attention needed to start the conversation with a prospective employer?  If you answered no to either of these questions, this session is for you.

Your resume is the starting point for your new opportunity. When reviewing resumes, recruiters and hiring managers decide within 6-10 seconds if you are a potential candidate, before moving on. Passing this first level review is a critical step for getting to the interview stage. This session will provide you with the opportunity to have a professional resume writer provide critique, initial reactions, and tips for polishing your resume.  Individual consultations will last approximately 15 minutes. Bring two printed copies of your resume and be prepared to take notes.


Things that Hold You Back In the Workplace… But Nobody Tells You!     MP3 Audio

Are you satisfied with where you are in your career? Could you be making a bigger contribution in the workplace? Do you even know? There may be somethings holding you back.  If these questions intrigue you, attend this session to learn more about the things that go a long way in holding you back!

Some things that hold people back seem trivial and may be easy to correct. On the surface these habits, behaviors, and routines may be insignificant, but can undermine the good work that you do. Attend this session to learn more about the things that may be holding you back but your manager and co-workers are reluctant to tell you.


Apprenticeships- Your Path to a Great Career     MP3 Audio

Have you ever considered working as an apprentice? Did you know the City of Baltimore has an active Apprenticeship program? Join this session to learn all about the City’s Apprenticeship program to determine if this path is right for you.

Apprenticeship programs teach workers the skills they need to succeed in a particular trade and can connect you with a rewarding career and larger paycheck.  If racking up debt to learn a trade is not for you, keep in mind that apprenticeships are FREE. Through the City of Baltimore’s Apprenticeship program, you can train to become a Small Engine Mechanic, Utility Installer Repairer, Operations Technician, Maintenance Technician, or Instrumentation Technician just to name a few. Attend this session to learn all about the Apprenticeship Program.

Turn Your Passion into Profit!      MP3 Audio

What is your passion? Do you want to turn your hobby or talent into a money-making venture? Are you interested in starting your own business but don’t know where to begin? If you want to turn your passion into profit, this session is for you.

Whether you like to drive, have a talent for making jewelry, or love to shop till you drop, you may be able to turn your passion into profits! This session will help you explore available options and get you started with your business.


The Art and Science of Executive Leadership     MP3 Audio  

Are you a manager or a leader? Do you know the difference? Can leadership be taught? If you aspire to be a great leader, this session is for you.

Leadership may mean different things to different people. No matter how it is defined, there are fundamental qualities every great leader must possess. This thought-provoking session will provide an overview of proven practices, skills, and techniques that stand the test of time, while encouraging personal exploration of your abilities to encourage, inspire, and lead others to accomplish success.


Career Management     MP3 Audio

Do you want to move from a managerial role to an executive role? Are you interested in broadening the scope and depth of your responsibilities? If thinking about how to manage your career leaves you more perplexed than motivated, this session is for you.

Career management is much more than searching for a job. Whether you are on a specific path or considering other options, career management is a continual and necessary process. From self-awareness of your existing attributes to salary considerations and negotiations, a solid career management plan will help you map out the actions needed to get your dream job.


Organizational Power Dynamics     MP3 Audio

What is power? How does your power impact the workplace? What type of power do you exude? If you are at a loss when it comes to describing, harnessing, and utilizing your power, this session is for you.

Legitimate Power, Referent Power, Expert Power, what do these terms mean? This workshop explores how power dynamics both help shape the direction of teams and organizations and influence stakeholder groups. In this interactive session, you will discover the answer to these questions and begin to understand how power dynamics influence leadership styles, organizational and departmental cultures, and productivity.


Benefits of Executive Coaching      MP3 Audio

What can an executive coach do for you? I haven’t done anything wrong, why do I need a coach? Whether you are an up and coming leader, need help, or excelling at leadership, this session is for you.

Executive coaching goes beyond the need to correct or resolve problem behaviors or performance issues. Coaching facilitates the development process that builds a leader’s capabilities to achieve professional and organizational goals. Your organization’s success hinges on your effectiveness as a leader. Participate in this session to understand the benefits of this worthwhile investment.